Tinseltown’s biggest films tend to be highly critical of American power, but also reinforce the idea that the rest of the world is a place best avoided.
Japan is Washington's most important Asian ally. But in some ways it's also the trickiest.
Why can't Americans do political intrigue like the Brits?
Images from the women's rights rallies that have been taking place around the world this week.
The 43rd president of the United States did a great thing for humankind -- but most Americans have no idea.
How President Obama can get more bang for America's infrastructure renewal buck.
Why Obama's call for a free trade agreement between the United States and Europe could be a game-changer.
The president's State of the Union address is the best place to focus responsibility and re-launch the American economy. Because the real problem is Washington.
Forget politics and ideology. It's the Dow that should guide America's path to renewed prosperity.
The much-maligned U.S. Postal Service stacks up surprisingly well in international rankings.
The Senate confirmation hearings need to get to the bottom of the truth about CIA chief nominee John Brennan.
Times have changed when the foreign policy world is wondering if a man can do a woman’s job.
Congratulations, John Kerry. You own the peace process now. Here's how not to screw it up.
China’s campaign of cyber attacks has reached epidemic proportions. Can anything be done to stop it?
Are you kidding me? Of course it's important that Hagel fought in Vietnam.
After Republicans' election-year drubbing, the United States has an historic opportunity to fix its broken immigration system. And the arguments against reform simply don't hold up anymore.
Obama is about to name a new international economic team. Will he use this opportunity wisely?
It's high time for a free trade agreement between the United States and Europe. In fact, it's exactly what our economies need.
Women have been fighting and dying in America’s wars for years. Here are eight who were killed in action last year.
It's not just Obama -- the entire world is ready to get serious about climate change.
A gay rights revolution is sweeping across the Americas. It's time for Washington to catch up.
If Obama wants to make good on his inaugural promise, he’ll need to remember the lessons he learned as a community organizer.